Sensory activity demonstration of ideas to try at home. You can download a resources sheet to go with it in the resources section below.



Sensory Activities

A document with  Sensory Activity ideas to download




A Stitch Different

A Stitch Different Community Interest Company is a not for profit organisation creating weighted, compression & sensory products.


Autus Cumbria supports autistic children and adults by offering social opportunities, support, training and advocacy. Autus Cumbria is based in Barrow-in-Furness.

They offer:

  • After-school sessions
  • Holiday and social activities
  • Responsive communication sessions
  • Support and advice for parents and carers
  • Training sessions for the wider community
  • Employment support for autistic adults

Cumbria Local Offer

Information for parents, carers and young people about provision expected to be available across education, health and social care for children and young people in their area who have Special Educational Needs.

Furness Parent & Carers Disability Forum

A forum to share information and ideas relating to children and young people in the Furness area with disabilities and/or additional needs aged 0-25 years.

Sleep Ability

A dedicated page to supporting those with sleep issues run by trained sleep practitioners from A Stitch Different CIC to offer help & support.